CT8 - Financial economics

This subject will develop the necessary skills to construct asset liability models and to value financial derivatives.

These skills are also required to communicate with other financial professionals and to critically evaluate modern financial theories.

You can find details of:

  • full objectives of the course in the syllabus
  • any changes made to the syllabus for this year’s exams
  • past exam papers.

These documents, and others, are available on the right of this page.

Suggested reading for Subject CT8

A reading list of suggested additional reading is available for Subject CT8.

The exams will be based on the syllabus and core reading for the subject, and the ActEd course material will be the main source of tuition. However, if you want clarification on some points or want to read further then you may find it useful to consult the texts suggested to get a different viewpoint.